Water, perhaps the most important ingredient in our routines, keeps our skin happy for many reasons, and we need an ample source within our skin’s barrier for the ingredients in our skincare routines to function efficiently. For best results, hyaluronic acid should be incorporated into any skincare regimen that also includes other humectants and moisturizers to protect against transepidermal water loss.
Jul 27. 2020
At the end of the day, it simply comes down to doing what feels right for your skin. With that in mind, keep scrolling to learn exactly how to layer your skincare correctly to yield the best results possible.
Jun 15. 2020
May 18. 2020
In one corner, we have adaptogens, the do-it-all skin healers that give your skin the deep moisture and stress relief it needs. In the other, we have superfoods, lightly hydrating your skin while bringing leafy greens to your top shelf. When we stack up two custom Youth To The People blends, how do they compare?
Apr 01. 2020
Hydration always seemed like it should come in the form of a morning or evening moisturizer until four years ago, when my roommate introduced me to the first mist I’d ever love. Think of mists as your entry point into the world of 24/7 hydration, a versatile step in any routine, so keep reading for all the reasons to give your face the love it deserves.
Feb 17. 2020
We do a lot for our skin. Some days require more or less care than others thanks to environmental or other external factors, and we should always remember to stay hydrated (filling your reusable water bottles, of course), aim for a healthful diet (key healthy fats like omega 3s and reducing dairy and refined sugars will make a great difference in your skin,) and stay active. But when it comes down to it, there are five topical essential steps that support optimal skin health: a pH balanced cleanser, antioxidants, formulas that support skin cell turnover, strengthen your skin’s moisture barrier, and of course, sun protection. Read on.
Jan 06. 2020
According to Youth To The People’s Product Innovation Manager, Mercedes Taylor, our bodies go through a process of dehydration called transepidermal water loss (or TEWL). It happens year-round, but some environmental factors can make it worse, like vacationing in Palm Springs or cranking up the heat on high mid-winter. But it doesn’t have to be this way—one key element for preparing your skin to face the harsh winter months is a rich, nourishing moisturizer